Perry’s first-ever Festival of Trees will be held Thursday, Nov. 30th through Sunday, Dec. 3rd at the Perry Welcome Center at 101 General Courtney Hodges Boulevard. Enjoy a dozen 7.5-foot artificial trees beautifully decorated for viewing and silent auction by local civic and community groups. Delightful gingerbread houses will be submitted for a People’s Choice Award. Also on display will be a private collection of antique German nutcrackers. There will be a Christmas Spirits adult evening on Friday from 5:30 to 7:00 pm with live music, refreshments, and a wreath-making demonstration by local interior designer & decorator Cory Jones. Sunday will feature a children’s toy-building opportunity at Santa’s Workshop and a photographer will be there to capture visits with Santa.
Hours are: Thurs. & Fri. 8:30 am – 5:00 pm (Free) Friday evening Christmas Spirits 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm ($10) Sat. 10:00 am – 4:00 pm (Free) Sun. 12:00 noon – 4:00 pm (Free) This event is sponsored by the Perry Public Arts Commission and the Perry Area Historical Society & Museum. For more info please call Gail Albrecht at 478-283-8021.